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Pilot thrown from a hot air balloon as it crashed in York, east of Perth

Daily Mail - ‎Jul 16, 2016‎
A pilot has been thrown from a hot air balloon after it clipped trees while trying to make an emergency landing in a paddock.

York hot air balloon crash captain still in serious condition

Community Newspaper Group - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
A PILOT remains in hospital with head injuries following a hot-air balloon crash in York last Saturday morning. Police say the hot air balloon clipped trees and crash landed just after 8am.
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With focus on BBQ, balloon crash survivor returns for Mason City Bash

Mason City Globe Gazette - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
After a long rehabilitation, Doug went up again in a hot air balloon in June 2008. The couple decided to redecorate their Albuquerque home and repainted some walls turquoise.
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This Is What Humans Would Look Like If We Could Withstand Car Wrecks

Popular Science - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
Graham was thought up by the Australian government's Transport Accident Commission, and designed by Melbourne-based artist Patricia Piccinini, to highlight how ill-equipped humans are to survive a car crash. “I learned a lot about what breaks when ...

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Times of India - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
... PM - 00:00 AM, 31 Jul Set Alert. A news helicopter crashes into a building, a motorcycle jump ends with a spectacular crash, and a car in a wheelie contest flips and crashes. ... A baseball stadium roof collapses. A hot air balloon slams into a ...
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Road safety: confronting sculpture shows human vulnerability to crashes

The Guardian - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
If humans had continued to evolve to the point where we could withstand car crashes, we might look something like Graham, according to the Transport Accident Commission in the Australian state of Victoria. Graham - “the only person designed to survive ...
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Solar plane makes history after completing round-the-world trip

The Guardian - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
The final leg of the feat, aimed at showcasing the potential of renewable energy, was a bumpy one, with turbulence driven by hot desert air leaving the solo pilot, Bertrand Piccard, fighting with the controls. The plane, which has a wingspan wider than ...
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23 New Ideas for What to Do in Venice and Santa Monica: A 48-Hour Staycation Itinerary

Hollywood Reporter - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
LUNCH The Butcher's Daughter is “the hot spot,” says Toby Fleischman, makeup artist to Evan Rachel Wood and Orange Is the New Black's Ruby Rose.
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Russian balloon-man Fedor Konyukhov's 'souvenirs' returned

WAtoday - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
Thanks to the power of social media several pieces of Russian Fedor Konyukhov's record-breaking hot-air balloon - taken as souvenirs - have been returned to their rightful owner within 24 hours.

Clean Comedy Goes Big Time

Huffington Post - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
"I went up in a hot air balloon 2200 feet in the air," says Jan McInnis, whose taste in adventure is as zany as her comedic genius.

Lighter than air

Cranes Today - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
On its final trip across the Atlantic, footage of the landing shows people cheering, and then screaming as the aircraft ignites into flames and crashes to the ground. Within a ... “In the 19th Century it was realised that instead of using hot air a ...

Four centuries of Boston flops, flubs, and failures

The Boston Globe - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
World championships. Scientific breakthroughs. Pillars of higher education. Titans of culture, music, literature, and the arts. (Oh, and that whoopie-pie cupcake at Lulu's.
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Super tsar of the skies smashes record

Perth Now - ‎Jul 23, 2016‎
Mr Fossett, who died in a flying accident in the US in September 2007, is the only other person to have circumnavigated the world in a hot air balloon. Family members run to greet Mr Konyukhov after he arrives in Northam. Picture: Justin Benson-Cooper ...
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Light plane ditches into Liverpool golf course lake

ABC Online - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
In a post on social media, the Liverpool Golf Club said the plane had crashed on the 10th hole. The club's president, Spiro Spiros, said it was not an uncommon event.

Spring 2017 Children's Sneak Previews

Publishers Weekly - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
Harlequin Teen will publish The Continent by Keira Drake, in which 16-year-old Vaela Sun's world is shattered when she is the sole survivor of a plane crash on the Continent, a fierce and violent world of warring tribes; Long Way Home by Katie McGarry ...

Indiana State Fair is Hoosier tradition - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
The fair also is an entertainment hub starting from the hot air balloon launch on the first morning of the fair to the fireworks on the final night.

TUCSON'S TOP 3: What you need to know to start your day

Tucson News Now - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
The PCSD said Lapan was apprehended during a traffic stop on Pinal Air Park Road. 2. WILLCOX TEEN HIT BY ... Happening Now: Balloon release and candlelight vigil for the #Willcox teen hit and killed by a train - Kristin ...
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Sydney man dies after being run over in his front garden

The New Daily - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
In a post on social media, the Liverpool Golf Club said the plane had crashed on the 10th hole. The club's ... He said at least three light planes and even a hot air balloon had made emergency landings on the golf course previously. Mr Spiros said the ...

FUNDRAISERS briefs Journal July 27

Casper Journal - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
There will be a silent auction of some fabulous prizes including, but not limited to, a hot air balloon ride, portraits, Wyoming package, etc.

Woman who lost her sight found purpose helping others

Chicago Daily Herald - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎
Then she woke up. The crash happened in a recurring nightmare, an especially strange one considering Robinson has never been able to drive.